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Friends & Neighbors: Mexico (2018)

Recommended ages: 7+
Program runtime: 70 min.

Join us in warmly welcoming our friends and neighbors to the south, Mexico’s Morelia International Film Festival, who recently celebrated their 15th anniversary! We’re showcasing and saluting shorts that innovatively highlight Latin American culture and demonstrate that art has no borders.

co-presented by


Shorts in this lineup:


A Hole


El Agujero

Mexico
Animation, Maribel Suarez, 2016, 5 min.
In Spanish, with English subtitles

Bzzz

Mexico
Animation, Anna Cetti & Guicho Nuñez, 2017, 4 min.

Creativity Does Not Recognize Walls


La Creatividad no Reconoce Muros

Mexico
Animation, Fernando Campos, 2017, 2 min.

Elena and the Shadows


Elena y las sombras

Mexico
Animation, César Cepeda, 2016, 7 min.

Far from Home


Lejos de Casa

Mexico
Live Action, Mayra Veliz, 2016, 13 min.
In Spanish, with English subtitles

Lucy vs. the Limits of Voice


Lucy Contra las Limites de Voz

Mexico
Live Action, Mónica Herrera, 2012, 10 min.
In Spanish, with English subtitles

Mateo and the Cinema


Mateo y el Cine

Mexico
Animation, Luis Felipe Hernández Alanis, 2015, 4 min.
In Spanish, with English subtitles

Piñata Love

USA | East Coast Premiere
Live Action, Joel Ramirez, 2017, 6 min.

Rain in the Eyes


Lluvia en los Ojos

Mexico
Animation, Rita Basulto, 2013, 9 min.

The Piñata King

UK | World Theatrical Premiere
Documentary, Charlie Kwai, Chris Lee & Paul Storrie, 2017, 3 min.
In Spanish, with English subtitles

Tintico’s Afternoons


Las Tardes de Tintico

Mexico
Animation, Alejandro García Caballero, 2012, 11 min.

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Sat Oct 20 - 3:21pm
IFC Center